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  • picnic about family

    5/26/2018 9:22:22 PM, by JANROLG

    Today we had a great day with family . We had a family picnic and had a great time . I did eat a little too much, but will be ca... Read more


    5/26/2018 9:08:14 PM, by SMIDGON

    Yesterday I went to the 3 cementarys decorated for Memorial Day. At Larry's parents I was the only one so far. As an only child, I am the ... Read more

  • White Bean and Tuna Salad

    5/26/2018 4:10:49 PM, by MEMORIES7

    Hello Sparkfamily, Things are still touch and go here in my neck of the woods and we still need the prayers! A little bird told me that you were ... Read more

  • MAKING PRogress

    5/23/2018 8:49:46 PM, by SMIDGON

    A day of blood work, and various testing. He agreed to things he always said never to. They got him to using a walker. And he is lett... Read more


    5/22/2018 8:36:27 PM, by SMIDGON

    I want to share with you all a pic of my 'Baby' ... Read more


    5/21/2018 9:53:41 PM, by SMIDGON

    Fri morning, hubby went outside to check our drain. I checked on him and he was holding on to the evergreen. Tilted forward. He swayed backwa... Read more

  • Back on track

    5/19/2018 9:29:08 PM, by JANROLG

    I am getting back on track finally . I lost for a second week in a row. I hope it keeps going this way ... Read more


    5/18/2018 6:22:01 AM, by SMIDGON

    In times past, I have posted pics of my serene place! My backyard. I haven't been out back. Just very once in awhile. With no fur-baby t... Read more


    5/17/2018 6:26:55 AM, by SMIDGON

    Recently our youngest GD (14yrs this Saturday ) Attended the 8th grade formal. Read more


    5/16/2018 3:28:47 PM, by SMIDGON

    Hubby's Ablation is scheduled after the first of the month. 70% chance of Survival. Every thing has been quiet around here. He is withdra... Read more

  • Turkey Burritos

    5/16/2018 2:21:38 PM, by MEMORIES7

    Hello Sparkfamily, I am here at the moment! Took my husband to the orthopedic doctor today for a check on his ankle and guess what? He broke anot... Read more

  • Everything is so confusing

    5/14/2018 3:08:16 PM, by SMIDGON

    Hubby is tiring out. I am wearing out. It seems like there is no end to it! I don't know what GOD has in store for us. He is ever faithf... Read more


    5/13/2018 5:42:12 AM, by SMIDGON


  • Eating and moving

    5/12/2018 8:28:40 PM, by JANROLG

    I'm working on my eating and so far it's going ok. As I am working on this , I am starting to think about my exercising routine.... Read more


    5/12/2018 5:04:12 PM, by SMIDGON

    We went to the kidney specialist. It is verified his kidneys are at STAGE 4 . Stage 5 is dialysis. And, that will pull on his heart even mor... Read more


    5/10/2018 9:28:05 AM, by SMIDGON

    I'LL make this short. Does anyone know if there is a Caregiver Team? If not, I wish someone would. I feel like I am on the verge o... Read more

  • Life or Death

    5/9/2018 9:37:06 PM, by TIME_FOR_CHANGE

    Okay as I am voice texting this, I will go back and add punctuation when I am done, that way I can get my thoughts out. But, if I miss something ... Read more

  • Crunchy Asian Salad With Chicken

    5/8/2018 6:26:11 PM, by MEMORIES7

    Hello Sparkfamily, I am so sorry that I have been so busy! My husband, is not doing his best but with the Lord and a lot of prayers, It will get ... Read more


    5/8/2018 5:15:24 PM, by SMIDGON

    THE 'BABY' turned 51 on May 3rd! Doesn't seem possible. Got the results back from my CT from last friday. The blood work and the actual t... Read more

  • WATER!!

    5/7/2018 7:54:44 PM, by FINALTRIICK

    Today was the first day EVER I have been able to complete the water intake. Water not only gave me heartburn but also made me feel bloated so I j... Read more

  • BLC 37 S.M.A.R.T. goals

    5/6/2018 11:29:39 PM, by CHERYLN

    Long term goal - Weigh 155 Pounds and Learn how to Maintain this Weight! Short term goal - Lose 12 Pounds I will reach my goal by:... Read more

  • Tired of doing this

    5/5/2018 9:53:10 PM, by JANROLG

    I want to loose weight so bad! I have the drive to , but lately have been self sabotaging y efforts . I have to find the reason... Read more

  • Tired of doing this

    5/5/2018 9:53:10 PM, by JANROLG

    I want to loose weight so bad! I have the drive to , but lately have been self sabotaging y efforts . I have to find the reason... Read more


    5/2/2018 9:04:01 PM, by SMIDGON

    Life is anything but a mystery every day. Yesterday he was unable to get to the grocery because he 'wore' out. So, today we went together... Read more

  • 52 hike challenge

    5/1/2018 12:25:02 PM, by FINALTRIICK

    I think this challenge is meant to get people to do one hike a week for a year but I am using it just to get myself out of the house and on the t... Read more

  • "In Public"

    5/1/2018 8:53:50 AM, by FINALTRIICK

    Like many of us, I am not super keen on being seen in public. I do have anxiety issues that do not help in this matter but I also know it has ... Read more

  • goal

    4/30/2018 8:26:59 PM, by FINALTRIICK

    It would be really nice to be able to wear cute clothes. Not "skinny" clothes but just to be able to fit in the bracket that makes nice clothes. ... Read more

  • Date Day

    4/28/2018 8:43:27 PM, by JANROLG

    Today was a great day with my husband . We had a good day with the nice weather . I made good choices with food ! We even ... Read more

  • Chicken With Avocado and Almonds

    4/28/2018 5:29:20 PM, by MEMORIES7

    Hello Sparkfamily, It has a been a hectic week as my husband has had a stroke and broke his ankle. He had an EKG, blood work, MRI etc and all are... Read more

  • doubts

    4/27/2018 6:30:15 PM, by FINALTRIICK

    okay so I'm on the second week of my walking challenge and it went from 10 min walk to 20 minutes. Immediately I am dreading it. I'm thinking to ... Read more

  • Obedience and Discipline

    4/27/2018 10:07:24 AM, by KMF2018

    I've had a little talk with myself during the past day or so and have come to some self-truths: I spent so much time saying, "Once [this happens]... Read more

  • It's been a long day

    4/25/2018 7:36:03 PM, by SMIDGON

    Made an early trip to the hospital for hubby's pacemaker / defibrillator replacement. Baring any thing else this should carry him for 6-8 yrs.. ... Read more

  • Can I do it?

    4/21/2018 9:17:59 PM, by JANROLG

    I noticed this week at work that a co-worker who was promoted to team leader like I was has been getting more training than I have.... Read more


    4/21/2018 3:41:21 PM, by SMIDGON

    Emma is becoming a Diva like Lexie was! BLESSING... Read more

  • challenge

    4/21/2018 11:54:57 AM, by FINALTRIICK

    okay so to "force" accountability I added a 30 day walking challenge. Just 10 mins a day and then there are body weight exercises thrown in there... Read more


    4/20/2018 9:27:53 AM, by SMIDGON

    Thank you all so much for all the encougement. I really do need ones that have my back. Yesterday morning while getting my bath, I came ... Read more


    4/16/2018 10:44:49 AM, by SMIDGON

    I have given much thought to this email. I haven't felt well for some time, so, I guess some would say I am feeling sorry for myself! ... Read more


    4/15/2018 2:42:27 PM, by SMIDGON

    His pulse basically remains elevated. Meds aren't helping. I need to get to the grocery and get my hair washed. Due to being unable to keep... Read more

  • Getting my health in order

    4/14/2018 9:48:09 PM, by JANROLG

    I had a rough week . Today I decided to take my health journey on a different path. ... Read more


    4/12/2018 8:17:03 AM, by SMIDGON

    It appears that I am always asking for something! Today it is mostly off the beat of my usual requests. How to transform our Victorian ... Read more

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